What is false evidence and offences against public justice? Classification of offences under Section 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206 and 207 of Indian Penal Code 1860.

 

Offences of false evidences and offences against public justice under Section 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206 and 207 of Indian Penal Code 1860. Classification of offences relating to elections are:

 

CHAPTER XI - FALSE EVIDENCE AND OFFENCES AGAINST PUBLIC JUSTICE

 

Section

 

Offence

 

Punishment

 

Cognizable or non-cognizable

 

Bailable or non-bailable

 

By what court triable

 

193 IPC

 

Giving or fabricating false evidence in a judicial proceeding.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class.

   

Giving or fabricating false evidence in any other case.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years and fine.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate.

 

194 IPC

 

Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to cause any person to be convicted of a capital offence.

 

Imprisonment for life, or rigorous imprisonment for 10 years and fine.

 

Non-cognizable

 

 Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

   

If innocent person be thereby convicted and executed.

 

Death, or as above.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session

 

195 IPC

 

Giving or fabricating false evidence with intent to procure conviction of an offence punishable with imprisonment for life or with imprisonment for 7 years or upwards.

 

The same as for the offences.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Non-bailable

 

Court of Session.

 

196 IPC

 

Using in a judicial proceeding evidence known to be false or fabricated.

 

The same as for giving or fabricating false evidence

 

Non-cognizable

 

According as offence of giving such evidence is bailable or non-bailable.

 

Court by which offence of giving or fabricating false evidence is triable.

 

197 IPC

 

Knowingly issuing or signing a false certificate relating to any fact of which such certificate is by law admissible in evidence.

 

The same as for giving or fabricating false evidence

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court by which offence of giving false evidence is triable

 

198 IPC

 

Using as a true certificate one known to be false in a material point.

 

The same as for giving or fabricating false evidence

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court by which offence of giving false evidence is triable

 

199 IPC

 

False statement made in any declaration which is by law receivable as evidence.

 

The same as for giving or fabricating false evidence

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court by which offence of giving false evidence is triable

 

200 IPC

 

Using as true any such declaration known to be false.

 

The same as for giving or fabricating false evidence

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court by which offence of giving false evidence is triable

 

201 IPC

 

Causing disappearance of evidence of an offence committed, giving false information touching it to screen the offender, if a capital offence.

 

Imprisonment for 7 years and fine.

 

According as the offence in relation to which disappearance of evidence is caused is cognizable or non-cognizable.

 

Bailable

 

Court of Session.

 

 

 

If punishable with imprisonment for life or imprisonment for 10 years.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years and fine.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class.

   

If punishable with less than 10 years' imprisonment.

 

Imprisonment for a quarter of the longest term provided for the offence, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Court by which the offence is triable.

 

202 IPC

 

Intentional omission to give information of an offence by a person legally bound to inform.

 

Imprisonment for 6 months, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

203 IPC

 

Giving false information respecting an offence committed.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

204 IPC

 

Secreting or destroying any document to prevent its production as evidence.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

205 IPC

 

False personation for the purpose of any act or proceeding in a suit or criminal prosecution, or for becoming bail or security.

 

Imprisonment for 3 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Magistrate of the first class

 

206 IPC

 

Fraudulent removal or concealment, etc., of property to prevent its seizure as a forfeiture, or in satisfaction, of a fine under sentence, or in execution of a decree.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 

207 IPC

 

Claiming property without right, or practicing deception touching any right to it, to prevent its being taken as a forfeiture, or in satisfaction of a fine under sentence, or in execution of a decree.

 

Imprisonment for 2 years, or fine, or both.

 

Non-cognizable

 

Bailable

 

Any Magistrate

 
 

CLASSIFICATION OF OFFENCES UNDER INDIAN PENAL CODE 1860

Chapter V Abetment - Section 109, 110, 111, 113, 114, 115,116, 117, 118, 119, 120 of IPC

Chapter VA Criminal Conspiracy - Section 120B of IPC

Chapter VI Offences against the State - Section 121, 121a, 122, 123, 124, 124a, 125,,126, 127, 128, 129 and 130 of IPC

Chapter VII Offences relating to the Army, Navy and Air Force - Section 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138 and 140 of IPC

Chapter VIII Offences against public tranquility - Section 143, 144, 145, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 153A, 153B, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159 and 160 of IPC

Chapter IX Offences by or relating to public servants - Sections 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 165A, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170 of 171 IPC

Chapter IVA offences relating to elections - Sections 171E, 171F, 171G, 171H and 171I of IPC

Chapter X Contempt of the lawful authority of pubic servants - Sections 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190 of IPC

Chapter XI False evidence and offences against public Justice - Sections 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207 of IPC

Chapter XI False evidence and offences against public Justice - Sections 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216 of IPC

Chapter XI False evidence and offences against public Justice - Sections 216A, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 225A, 225B, 227, 228, 228A, 229 of IPC

Chapter XII Offences relating to Coin and Government Stamps - Section 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 261, 262, 263, 263A of IPC

Chapter XIII Offences relating to Weights and Measures - Section 264, 265, 266, 267 of IPC

Chapter XIV Offences affecting public health, safety, convenience, decency and morals - Sections 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 278, 279, 280, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 293, 294 and 294A of IPC

Chapter XV Offences Relating to Religion - Section 295, 295A, 296, 297 and 298 of IPC

Chapter XVI Offences affecting human body - Section 302, 303, 304, 304A, 304B, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318
 of IPC

Chapter XVI Offences affecting human body - Section 323, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348 of IPC

Chapter XVI Offences affecting human body - Section 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 363A, 364, 364A, 365, 366, 366A, 366B, 367, 368, 369, 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 376, 376A, 376B, 376C, 376D, 377 of IPC

Chapter XVII Offences against Property - Section 379, 380, 381, 382, 384, 385, 386, 387, 388, 389, 392, 393, 394, 395, 396, 397, 398, 399, 400, 401, 402 of IPC

Chapter XVII Offences against Property - Section 403, 404, 406, 407, 408, 409, 411, 412, 413, 414, 417, 418, 419, 420, 421, 422, 423, 424, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 433, 434, 435, 436, 437, 438, 439 and 440 of IPC

Chapter XVII Offences against Property - Section 447, 448, 449, 450, 451, 452, 453, 454, 455, 456, 457, 458, 459, 460, 461, 462 of IPC

Chapter XVIII Offences relating to documents and to property marks - Section 465, 466, 467, 468, 469, 471, 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 477, 477A, 482, 483, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 489A, 489B, 489C, 489D and 489E of IPC

Chapter XIX Criminal Breach of Contract of Service - Section 491 of IPC

Chapter XX Offences relating to Marriage - Section 493, 494, 495, 496, 497, 498 of IPC

Chapter XX A cruelty by husband or relatives of husband - Section 498A of IPC

Chapter XXI Defamation - Section 500, 501, 502 of IPC

Chapter XII Criminal Intimidation, Insult and Annoyance - Section 504, 505, 506, 507, 508, 509, 510 of IPC

Chapter XIII Attempts to commit offences - Section 511 of IPC

 

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